Senior Business Analyst (Solution Lead) | Beacon Technologies

Senior Business Analyst (Solution Lead)

Posted on December 15, 2021



Position Details


Job Summary

The Solution Lead (SL) works directly with business to identify detailed business requirements, and with the technical team to deliver capabilities to meet those requirements. They focus on FEATURES to ensure all impacted teams are in alignment and deliver per the plan.

Behaviors Expected in the Functional Job Grouping

•Be proficient in the usage of CA Agile Central and maintain minimum standards that accurately reflect the state of the work
•Collaborate and engage with extended project team to help answer questions, provide feedback and clarify any questions
•Schedule Meetings, take notes, document decisions, risks, issue
•Work directly with technical developers and analysts to assist in story creation and documenting detailed success criteria
•Perform testing at feature level and ensure the system is achieving expected outcomes
•Perform checkout and validation after non-prod code deployments and work across tech departments to resolve issues
•Work with business and development team to re-create issues and document steps
•Create, Track and manage defect lifecycle, understanding impacts and work with extended team to help validate and solve
•Document functional user stories, process flows, test scenarios
•Create detailed system test plans by working with extended team
•Perform testing across systems, emulating business process
•Understand and help define feature success in the form of detailed requirements gathering
•Ability to assist technical team in troubleshooting activities using appropriate tools like SQL, Unix Commands, etc
•Works across team to create detailed deployment plans including all technical details and validation procedures to ensure success implementation
•Facilitate requirement gathering workshops
•Understand and document expectations, requirements and functionality
•Performs Demos to broad audiences
•Drives backlog grooming sessions to align and collaborate on plan
•Drives and collaborates prioritization discussion to a decision on how to proceed
•Ensures requirements are aligned with success criteria of the initiative
•Draw diagrams and system flows that demonstrate solution options and expectations
•Participates in third party product user conferences and product demos
•Reviews third party product release plans and plans for impact
•Participates in forecasting, capacity utilization and planning of third-party products
•Able to map expectations and requirements to MMF and delineate iterations to solve the challenges Understand and document why the functionality is required and what business problem is being solved.
•Able to design solutions that pull together MMFs to create a viable MVP for solving business challenges
•Actively provides feedback on process, issues, performance and continuous improvement.
•Represents cross business requirements and drives toward a viable solution for all stakeholders
•Reviews PIRFs for impacts, solution options and assumptions, leads inception packet creation
•Performs impact analysis across a business process and multiple systems as well as across tech departments
•Leads planning and design with architects, leaders and extended team for large platform, cross functional initiatives.
•Manages third party software contracts and SOW's
•Able to create effective presentations. That may include demonstrating progress, solution design, options, risks/issues
•Works with leaders across the organization to provide solution options to solve challenges and align to business needs.
•Coaches develops and mentors team members of the entire work group
•Leads multiple teams and initiatives in macro design, priority and resource planning to create continuity and exponential growth.
•Works with leadership and other teams to contribute to platform roadmaps, direction and strategies
•Works with vendors/suppliers and performs research around market drivers, competitive analysis, and technology developments
•Aligns team, priorities and budgets toward platform roadmaps